Illustrations from The Book of Jonah

1926
Series of ten prints: The Tempest, Jonah seized, Jonah thrown overboard, The Whale, 'The waters compassed me about', The fish vomits out Jonah, Jonah preaching, The repentant people of Ninevah, 'So Jonah went out of the city', The East wind.

support: on paper
technique: woodcut (print)

artist: David Jones
Copyright: Estate of David Jones

National Museum, Cardiff
NMW A 2935-2944


The imagery and the poses of Jonah all recall images of Christ.



 

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